The Story Of God With Morgan Freeman

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Season 2
00:45

Synopsis

Today, for better or worse, the power of religion touches all of our lives, no matter what our faith. This is Morgan Freeman's journey to discover how our beliefs connect us all. This is the quest of our generation. This is the Story of God.

Episodes

  • Heaven And Hell

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    NEW SEASON: Heaven and Hell: Morgan explores the way people around the world incorporate heaven and hell into their lives. From witnessing exorcisms in Ethiopia and the discovery of human sacrifice among the ancient Mayan to meeting a woman who's experienced her own heaven after a near death experience, this episode discovers heaven and hell are not just ideas but are part of us all, a part of what we yearn to escape and what we hope to become. (S2, ep 1)

  • The Chosen One

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    NEW SEASON: The Chosen One: Morgan seeks out several religious figures leaders to ask, "How are they chosen? And what role do they play in their faith?" The journey takes him around the world, to meet a 9-year old boy in Minnesota who's the reincarnation of a Tibetan lama to Thailand to witness the extraordinary piercings endured by those willing to sacrifice themselves for the sins of others. We discover their goal is to get a glimpse of god's view of the world so they can teach the rest of us what that means. (S1, ep 2)

  • Proof Of God

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    NEW SEASON: Proof of God: Has God been cut out of our modern lives? Or are there moments when His presence breaks through? Morgan goes on a quest to find those people who are convinced they have proof of God. Morgan meets a survivor of 9/11, who found God amid the rubble of the Twin Towers, and Ifa practitioners who use the sacred art of divination. The journey to find the divine takes us to the Namibian desert to witness the healing ritual of the San and to the convergence of nature and science to discover God's existence is somewhere between knowledge and doubt. (S2, Ep3)